Of all the unkind fates that can befall a trashy movie, a congealed tone is the toughest one for an audience to tolerate. Alternating the gratuitously violent with the grimacingly campy, THE TAKEOVER is full of sound effects and fury signifying nothing.
Popping his eyes, apoplectic gangster Tony Vilachi (Nick Mancuso) is not willing to fold his tent when big-time muscle from Chicago, Danny Stein (Billy Drago), decides to move in on his LA turf. Stein's every move is suported by his primary partner, Greg (John Savage). While Tony plans
counterattacks to protect his exotic club, Bare Elegance, as well as an impending mega drug-deal on the docks, Stein uses dirty t...